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The Spinner's Companion

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The definitive tool for spinners, this handy pocket-sized guide is filled with common spinning terms, tips on how to maintain wheels, and lessons on how to process fiber and spin yarn. Appropriate for spinners at every level of ability, this book presents clear, concise instruction on topics such as basic carding techniques, how to dress a distaff, and creating uniform yar ...more
Spiral-bound, 112 pages
Published October 1st 2001 by Interweave Press (first published 2001)
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Rachel
Feb 02, 2008 Rachel rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: novice spinners
Shelves: fiber-arts
This is your basic spinners companion full of helpful hints, fiber information, and spinning techniques. As a novice spinner, I'm glad that I have this to grab when I need to check on something.
Javier
Jan 04, 2011 Javier rated it really liked it
Shelves: knitting
I have as of yet to find this book as useful as its sister, The Knitter's Companion, but then again I've not spent a lot of time with my wheel/spindles as of late.
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Dec 30, 2012 Varina rated it really liked it
An excellent ready reference book that briefly covers nearly everything relevant to spinning
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great little work-bag sized reference book for spinners
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